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Pizza Education: Building the Next Generation of Slice'rs

Slice David Kover 5 comments

Most kids get pretty excited about the pizza at the school cafeteria. At San Francisco Community School, the students got to end the year by cooking their own pies in a wood-fired oven. Lucky kids! Check out the slideshow of the students making their pizzas. More

My Pizza Oven: Mike Shimpock Builds a Cheap, Fast Wood-Fired Earth Oven

Slice Adam Kuban 21 comments

"You don't need a lot of money or space to have a wood-fired oven. I built this oven by myself in less than a week of actual work for less than $200. It makes excellent pizzas, and with a live fire can make easily more than a dozen 12-inch pies, bake tons of bread, and even roast a chicken. I had zero masonry experience and still pulled this off.... Go for it! What's the worst that can happen? You have a pile of mud in your backyard?" More

Build an Outdoor Pizza Oven for $20

Slice Adam Kuban 14 comments

I know a lot of people reading the My Pizza Oven series on Slice are salivating at the beautiful ovens depicted. Judging by the comments, a lot of folks want to build ovens of their own. A masonry oven might be a large undertaking for some, both in terms of project skill level and money. But Ziggy over on The Year of Mud gives a breakdown on building an oven from cob, a building material similar to adobe. Best part: It costs just $20. More

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